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Gillibrand, in Iowa, highlights family, children issues

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand introduced herself to Iowa Democrats as a commonsense fighter for family and children issues as she made her first visit to the early-voting state as …

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 10:16 p.m.

At 31-day mark, shutdown logjam remains over border funding

Thirty days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse Sunday than when it began, with President Donald Trump lashing out at his …

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 7:26 a.m.

Getting There: Local transportation officials fear ‘ripple effect’ from ongoing federal shutdown

It’s been more than a week since the federal government went dark.

Trump’s tax reform: A clarification

Last week, the Spokesman-Review published a package outlining how President Donald Trump’s proposed tax reform might impact Spokane families. This story clarifies the original story which has been updated and …

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 5:06 p.m.

Trump’s tax reform: An overview

Republicans have set their legislative sights on an ambitious tax reform agenda they say will simplify the tax code while providing a break for middle-class families.

UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 3:03 p.m.

Sue Lani Madsen: There’s reason for optimism in Trump’s first 100 days

It was in the early seasons of what is now “Saturday Night Live.” Chevy Chase would look seriously into the camera from the Weekend Update news desk and announce, “General …